| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Associate Professor Charles Dukes isn't just willing to stay after class to help students at Florida Atlantic University. He stays overnight.
Dukes, who teaches future special education teachers within FAU's College of Education, was selected as the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Kevin DeVries, the new director of athletic communications and technology at Northern State University, is donning maroon and gold for the first time — and he doesn't have to go far to find more Wolves gear at the new Official Wolves Nike Team Store...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:46 PM
When Dr. Wayne Grody heard that the Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Myriad Genetics could not patent two genes linked to breast cancer, the UCLA medical geneticist was minutes from giving a well-worn speech on the years-old case to a room full of...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Mammals first appeared 215 million years ago during the Triassic period, according to a new study in the journal Nature. Wait, no, they first showed up 175 million years ago during the Jurassic period, said another study in the same issue of the journal....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:22 AM
The University of Oregon and former football coach Chip Kelly escaped any major penalties after an NCAA investigation into recruiting violations.
The Ducks football program loses one scholarship per year for three years and was placed on probation for...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Orange schools have hired a new director of school safety and security, a position that will be at the heart of the district's response to Orange County mayors and police chiefs, who have been pushing for a larger role in school security planning over the...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Everyone walking into the Philadelphia Eagles' NovaCare Complex on Tuesday was hit with a blast of fertilizer fumes, presumably due to the grounds crew doing some extensive landscaping all around the premises. But you had to wonder if some of......
| Apr 7, 2013
Forget about learning the state capitals, at least, as the sum total of your knowledge of geography.
"Geography is about meaning, not knowing place names and memorizing lists — that was school geography," said Daniel Edelson, vice president for...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Battered by the recession and a high debt load, the Field Museum on Tuesday announced plans to cut staff, overhaul its operations and limit the scope of its research.
A comprehensive plan being drawn up by museum officials also could include changes to...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Robert Joseph Hayes
October 30th 1918 – April 3rd 2013
Robert was born to Dr. and Mrs. James Cresap Hayes in Portland, Oregon. Bob, as he was called by family and friends, was the fifth of eight Hayes children. Bob's father James was a strong and...
| May 16, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The dreaded bathing suit season is upon us. I don't know about you, but bathing suits make me think of one thing: my muffin top, and not the edible kind. If you have a muffin top of your own that you wish to lose, use these tricks. Sleep when it’s.....
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:34 PM
The Getty Research Institute has received a $230,000 National Endowment for the Humanities grant to help it organize a huge archive on modern and contemporary art that it acquired last summer. The NEH announced $17 million in grants, including $1.4...